Elba Peak, Jim Sage Mountains HP

Elevation: 8,046 ft
Prominence: 2,342

This peak is not in the book.


Elba Peak is the highest point in the Malta Range aka the Jim Sage Mountains which is classified as a subrange of the Albion Range.  It is located just north of the Elba Benchmark. The name Jim Sage Mountain is southern portion of the Malta Range. Check out Dan Robbins’ trip report for details on ascending this peak.

Access

From Malta drive south on Old Highway 81 for roughly 6.0 miles. Turn west onto 2160 S. Kane SPGS road. The road is good at first bit then deteriorates, A 4WD is advised.

Ken Jones’ GPS track for accessing the peak.

Ken Jones’ GPS track for accessing the peak.

East Slopes, Class 2

From you parking spot continue up Kane Creek to peak’s summit ridge north of the peak. Then follow the summit ridge south to the summit. The high point is just south of the Benchmark.

USGS Kane Canyon

Mountain Range: Albion Range

Longitude: -113.49449   Latitude: 42.18409

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